Visiting Instructor, English

OM 217

Steve Woodward is an editor at Graywolf Press, where he has edited books of literary fiction and nonfiction by authors including Anna Burns, Jamel Brinkley, Esmé Weijun Wang, Daisy Johnson, Mark Doten, Angela Palm, Benjamin Percy, Susan Steinberg, and others. Authors he has worked with have won the Man Booker Prize and the National Book Critics Circle award, and have been finalists for the National Book Award and the LA Times Book Prize.

He has an MFA in fiction from the University of Michigan and taught for five years in the in the low-residency MFA program at Sierra Nevada College. He has spoken about editing and publishing at the Association of Writers and Writing Programs Conference, the Bread Loaf Writers Conference, the Loft Literary Center, StoryStudio Chicago, and Writers @ Work, among other venues.


Course for Fall 2021:

  • 208-01 Literary Publishing